Under Florida Statute Section 817.234, Jacksonville Insurance Fraud occurs when a person a person has an intent to injure or defraud an insurer and:
- presents a statement to the insurer for an insurance claim knowing that the statement is false, incomplete, or misleading about a material fact;
- prepares a statement intended to be presented to an insurer in connection with an insurance claim knowing that the statement is false, incomplete, or misleading about a material fact;
- presents or prepares a false statement that is a material fact, knowing it will be used in the application of an insurance policy; or
- conceals a material fact in the application process.
Violation of Florida's Insurance Fraud Law is a felony. If you have been charged with Insurance Fraud in Jacksonville or the surrounding areas, contact a Jacksonville Insurance Fraud Lawyer. A Jacksonville Insurance Fraud Attorney understands the law and can help you.